House Purchase Loans
Senior Staff Officer,
Housing Loans & Grants Section,
Cork City Council,
Ground Floor, City Hall
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Monday - Friday
(021) 4924169 / 4924243 / 4924591 / 4924512
Looking To Buy A Home?
Frequently Asked Questions - FAQs
The following Information Documents are also available:
Rebuilding Ireland Home Loan Borrower Information Booklet
Appendix C Ministerial Directions Reckonable Income
How Do I Apply?
Is There An Application Fee?
How Long Will It Take?
4 - 5 weeks: from Submission of a fully completed application to a recommendation from the Housing Agency.
3 - 6 weeks: for consideration by Cork City Council's Credit Committee.
6 months: a successful applicant has 6 months to agree the purchase of a suitable property.
Classes of Records Held
Rebuilding Ireland House Loan Applications,
Income details supporting the applications,
Technical reports on the relevant property,
Financial information submitted by persons providing housing for themselves,